Kidney Transplant Program

Our Quality Outcomes

Emory Transplant Center is committed to providing excellent clinical outcomes and delivering outstanding service and medical care to our patients. Our expertise, combined with our top ranked survival outcomes, allow us to provide patients with the highest level of experience and quality care possible.


  • Emory Kidney Transplant Program ranks among the top 15 programs in the nation for adult kidney transplant volume, performing more than 5,600 kidney transplant surgeries to date.

Living Donor Program

  • Our Living Donor Kidney Transplant Program has performed more than 1,600 living donor transplants to date. This ranks Emory’s Kidney Transplant Program among the top 10 paired donor programs nationally through the National Kidney Registry.

Survival Outcomes

  • Emory’s risk-adjusted one-year patient and graft survival rates for kidney transplants are higher than the national rates at 98.27% and 96.28%.
Kidney Transplant Chart 

*Published in the January 2021 release of the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients

For more data and information on kidney transplant survival rates, visit the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, a database of transplantation statistics.